Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Session 2002-03

30 July 2003

Alternative Uses for Crops (Biofuels)

Evidence Sessions

The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee has decided to hold the following oral evidence sessions in its inquiry into alternative uses for crops (biofuels):

Wednesday 10 September 2003

2.30 pm

UK Petroleum Industries Association; Renewable Power Association; Agricultural Biotechnology Council

Monday 15 September 2003

2.30 pm

Sustainable Development Commission; Lord Whitty, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs


For the Terms of Reference of this inquiry please see the Environment , Food and Rural Affairs Committee Press Notice published on 13 March 2003.


The Committee normally meets in a Committee Room at Westminster.  Because there are often last minute changes of Room and meetings may be held in either the Palace of Westminster or Portcullis House, those wishing to attend should check the venue by contacting the Committee Office Information Line on 020 7219 2033 on the day before the hearing.


Further details of the Committee, including its current membership, can be found on the Committee=s homepage at http://www.parliament.uk/parliamentary_committees/environment__food_and_rural_affairs.cfm  Information about the Committee can also be obtained from 020 7219 3262.